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Open Gate Day - Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday, December 7, 2019, 9:00 AM

Spend your Saturday in nature during our Open Gate Day! With 8+ miles of trails, bluff views, and a 120-foot waterfall...there's always an adventure to be had! Make your reservation today. Spaces are limited to maintain the tranquility of nature. This is generally a 3-hour hike, and last admittance is at 3:30pm. Reservations are rain or shine. Cancellation and refund can occur anytime up to 48-hours in advance. There is a $15.00 Conservation Use Fee per reservation. ONE reservation equals ONE parking space - no buses, passenger vans, extra-large vehicles. 100% of all proceeds go back into the preservation of Lula Lake.A wait list has been established in the event that cancellations take place. Please read our FAQs below to learn more. Reservations are booked in advance on a first come basis. Reservations are rain or shine. Cancellation and refund can occur anytime up to 48 hours in advance. There is a $15.00 per car "conservation use fee". 100% of the proceeds go back into the preservation of Lula Lake. We cannot accept large vehicles or buses. Non-profit groups may call our office to arrange a visit at 706-820-0520. Saturday Schedule:Check in anytime between 9:00am - 3:30pm. All visitors must exit the property by 5:00pm Groups must call our office in advance. Frequently Answered Questions Lula Lake's Core Preserve located at 5000 Lula Lake Road, Lookout Mountain Georgia. Open Gate Days to the general public are on the first and last Weekends of the month from May through November and then the first and last Saturday from December through April. All visitors must check in at the kiosk before hiking All visitors are expected to be leaving the property no later than 5:00pm All visitors should plan for a remote outdoor experience. Carry water, wear sturdy hiking shoes, pack a rain jacket, be aware of physical abilities. The easiest hike to the Lake and Falls is 3.2 miles, round trip. Be prepared. Picnicking is allowed in three primary areas; near the footbridge in the meadow area, at the lake, and on the bluff - grills are available. Dogs are welcome on a leash. Please pick up after your pet please. There is no swimming in Lula Lake at any time and please refrain from swimming dogs. Please do not attempt to visit the base of the waterfall after 4:00p.m. - you will not make the 5:00p.m. closing time. There is no parking on Lula Lake Road at any time - citations will be issued. There is a $15.00 Conservation Use Fee charged per reservation. This money is used to fund OGD and property restoration. Cloudland Connector Trail users may not pass through Lula Lake en route to the Nickajack Trailhead ​at any time. Pack out what you pack in. There are very limited trash facilities. Thanks for keeping Lula Lake clean! Release of Liability. The person who makes the reservation is signing a release on behalf of all visitors who arrive in his/her vehicle. Other FAQs What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from Lula Lake? The parking lot is just inside the south gate along Lula Lake Road. 1 Reservation equals 1 parking space, so please carpool. We cannot accept large passenger vehicles such as passenger vans, buses, motor coach. Option 2 is to purchase an annual parking pass for $75.00 in advance or +$60 day-of. Annual passes are valid only on Open Gate Days and are non-transferable. There is a limited space, Annual Pass, parking area near the maintenance shed with no restrictions on the amount of time spent on the property during open gate days. There is neither parking along Lula Lake Road nor at Rock Creek Fellowship Church. Is there Handicap Parking? There is limited handicap parking close to Lula Lake and Lula Fall. it is still a short walk over uneven terrain. Lula Lake makes no claims to be handicap accessible. Please exercise good judgement and know limitations.   What can we bring with us? All visitors should plan for a remote outdoor experience. Carry water, wear sturdy hiking shoes, pack a rain jacket, use

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5000 Lula Lake Road
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750

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